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2013-10-16 11:34:45

Evaluation of diagnostic studies is often a challenge in diseases that are not defined by a specific test. Assessment of the accuracy of diagnostic tests is essential because they may be used to define who is considered to have a disease and receive treatment for it. However, measuring the accuracy of a diagnostic test requires an accurate gold standard, which defines which patients truly have and do not have the disease. Studies of diseases not defined by a specific test often rely on expert...

2013-08-17 23:03:44

i-calQ, LLC announced as finalist in $2.25 million Nokia Sensing XCHALLENGE: Innovative sensing technology makes essential diagnostic tests available anywhere, anytime… using a smartphone. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) August 17, 2013 What is the most important healthcare device of the future? A smartphone, if it’s powered by a new technology developed by award-winning inventor Dr. Joel Ehrenkranz and the team at i-calQ, LLC based in Salt Lake City. Pronounced ‘eye-calc’ as in ‘I...


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  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
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